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I use Hootsuite to post updates to both VEA’s Facebook page and our Twitter feed. Just after NEA President Van Roekel made the comment that he didn’t want anyone to throw Arne Duncan under the bus, I posted the comment on VEA’s Twitter feed & Facebook page, posting as VEA.
That evening (I think it was the same evening - it might have been the next evening), OEA’s outgoing President Betty Olson-Jones and I approached President Van Roekel to discuss our concerns with the attempt to stifle any debate about Arne Duncan.
He then mentioned my twitter post by stating something to the effect he needed to be careful about what he said in his speeches & specifically referenced the tweet from VEA.
I would rather he be more careful about not trying to stifle dissent. That’s where my feathers get ruffled.